men's loose-fitting undershorts with an elastic waistband.
- Also called boxers.
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How to use boxer shorts in a sentence
When Singer removed his boxer shorts, the suit alleges, the teenager said, “I do not want to do that.”Exclusive: Bryan Singer Faces New Teen Sex Assault Lawsuit | Tim Teeman | May 4, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
She also snapped up several boxes of Calvin Klein boxer shorts.
They found him tied to his bed wearing nothing but boxer shorts.Scotland Yard: Dead Spy in a Bag Probably an Accident | Nico Hines | November 14, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
She takes it gleefully, and announces "now I get to buy him new boxer shorts, too."
Then he reportedly took off his clothes and ran around in his bloodied boxer shorts screaming “I killed him.”
He clomped down the stairs with his cane, wearing a pair of boxer-shorts and rubber slippers.Makers | Cory Doctorow
British Dictionary definitions for boxer shorts
men's underpants shaped like shorts but having a front opening: Also called: boxers
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